Susan Segal

President & CEO, Americas Society/Council of the Americas

Susan Segal was elected president and CEO of the Americas Society and Council of the Americas in August 2003 after working in the private sector with Latin America and other emerging markets for over 30 years. She previously was a founding partner of her own investment and advisory group focused primarily on Latin America and the U.S. Hispanic sector. Prior, Segal was a partner and Latin American Group head at J.P.Morgan Partners/Chase Capital Partners (CCP) where she invested across sectors and countries in addition to pioneering early stage venture capital investing in Latin America. Prior to joining CCP, Segal was a senior managing director focused on Emerging Markets Investment Banking and Capital Markets at MHT/Chemical/Chase Banks. Segal has been given numerous awards and sits on a number of boards including Scotiabank and Mercado Libre.